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· May, 2011

Stories about Singapore from May, 2011

Southeast Asia Funk Music

Mr. Brown shares his collection of 60's and 70's Southeast Asia Funk music from Cambodia, Vietnam, and Singapore.

Technology for Transparency: Final Report

The Technology for Transparency Network is proud to announce the release of its final report, "Global mapping of technology for transparency and accountability". The report is being published by the...

Singapore: Dog meat

A Singapore blogger urges authorities to rethink the ban on the selling of dog meat in the city state.

Singapore: Cancer treatment subsidy

Deborah Choo, writing for The Online Citizen, features the story of a cancer patient who found out that cancer treatments are not being subsidized by the Singapore government.

Singapore: Changed political landscape

Catherine Lim explains why Singapore's political landscape has changed despite the victory of the ruling party in the recent general elections.

Unesco report on Singapore media

A Unesco report cites the “heavily regulated” mainstream media in Singapore while recognizing blogs and other new media sites as offering “alternative discourse on important socio-political issues like domestic politics,...

Video: Budding Young Scientists in India, Singapore and South Africa

The Google Science Fair project semi finalist listings are up. Although it was open to teens between 13 and 18 years from all over the world, it is interesting to...

Postscript to Singapore Elections

Singaporeans trooped to the polls last Saturday and re-elected the ruling party which has been in power since 1959. But the opposition also scored some important victories and this generated...

Singapore: Museum website features interactive games

The website of Singapore's National Art Gallery features interactive games and other educational resources to teach children and the general public about art.

Singapore: Mainstream Media and elections

MARUAH monitors how mainstream media in Singapore is reporting the General Elections campaign.

Monitoring Singapore elections via Twitter

As Election Day nears, Singapore netizens are using the #sgelections and #ge2011 hashtags to monitor election updates.

Singapore: Social Media, Youth, and Elections

Singapore’s youth sector will be a significant source of votes in next week's General Elections. This explains why political parties are also looking to social media to win more votes....

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